Real estate agents exempt from California’s new anti-gig labor law

About 1 million independent contractors are reclassified as employees September 12, 2019 Kathleen Howley KEYWORDS AB5 CALIFORNIA California lawmakers passed landmark bill AB5 on Tuesday reclassifying an estimated 1 million independent contractors as employees to provide them with benefits such as sick time, paid family leave, and health insurance. “The California Senate has ...

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Why an Investment Property Could Be Your First Real Estate Purchase

Not ready to buy a home for yourself but want to take advantage of great market conditions? Consider buying an investment property! It’s a trend that’s taking over real estate, as savvy investors look to put their money in an appreciating asset. Here are five reasons to consider it. 1. ...

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How Much Does a Pool Add to the Value of a Home?

WRITTEN BY RUDYARDPOSTED ONSUNDAY, 12 MAY 2019 05:30 Questions that are often asked of real estate agents by homeowners who have pools include how much can be added to the sale price and can the costs of installing a pool be recouped in a property sale. The answers depend on ...

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